Brighton & Hove Albion: Palace peerless

Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Crystal Palace 3 By Tim Hodges from the Amex Stadium Brighton and Hove Albion lost their first league game at the new Amex stadium to arch-rivals Crystal Palace. The Seagulls started the game at a high tempo pressing Palace back into their own half...
Posted On 28 Sep 2011 at 1:21 am

Brighton & Hove Albion : Poyet is aware of big Palace rivalry

By Tim Hodges from the Amex Press Briefing. Gus Poyet said today how he and the Albion players were aware of the intense rivalry between the Albion and Crystal Palace. He commented on a charity match he played in between former players of the two teams, which got a little nasty....
Posted On 26 Sep 2011 at 10:55 am

Brighton & Hove Albion: Leeds save themselves!

By Tim Hodges from the Amex Stadium Brighton & Hove Albion 3 Leeds United 3 The Albion agonisingly threw away a slender lead in the final minute of injury time after coming back from two down at half time. The Seagulls started in unusually nervous fashion, as the returning...
Posted On 24 Sep 2011 at 1:21 am

Brighton & Hove Albion: Poyet tells Brighton and Hove news how proud he is after first 100 games

By Tim Hodges from the Amex Press Briefing Gus Poyet revealed this morning he learnt a lot in his time as assistant manager of upcoming opponents Leeds United. He revealed to me that the players will warm down today and he will look to try to keep the momentum from the second...
Posted On 22 Sep 2011 at 11:29 am

Brighton & Hove Albion: Kuyt helps Liverpool fly away.

Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Liverpool 2 By Tim Hodges at the Amex Stadium at Falmer in Brighton The Albion gave a magnificent account of themselves in defeat against Premier League Liverpool. Although in the first half Liverpool had a hatful of chances , but only converted one...
Posted On 22 Sep 2011 at 12:57 am

Brighton & Hove Albion: Tonight's the night!

By Tim Hodges Albion take on five times European Champions Liverpool at the Amex Stadium this evening in the 3rd round of the Carling Cup. Albion will be without the suspended Marcos Painter after his sending off at Leicester at the weekend. Though Mauricio Taricco and new...
Posted On 21 Sep 2011 at 5:09 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: Gus looking forward to seeing Gerrard play … for a while!

By Tim Hodges from the Amex Press Briefing Gus Poyet said this morning how much he was looking forward to seeing Steven Gerrard play at the Amex tomorrow (if selected) but only for 60 minutes or so. He talked about the difficulty in juggling his squad with two games in 48 hours....
Posted On 20 Sep 2011 at 11:04 am

Brighton & Hove Albion: Seagulls outfoxed by wily old Sven

By Tim Hodges Leicester City 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 0 The Albion finally lost their unbeaten record at the King Power Stadium. In a hard-fought match the Seagulls, despite having a few clear-cut chances, were mostly second best to Leicester. Darius Vassell and Jermaine...
Posted On 17 Sep 2011 at 9:43 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: Poyet admits he'd love to manage Uruguay

By Tim Hodges from the Amex Press Briefing Gus Poyet commented on how surprised people might be that the Albion take on pre-season favourites Leicester on Saturday with the Seagulls flying high at the top of the league and the Foxes nearer mid table. The Albion boss is mindful of...
Posted On 15 Sep 2011 at 10:56 am

Brighton & Hove Albion: Ash does great at Ashton Gate

Bristol City 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 1 By Tim Hodges The Albion continued their winning ways in a comfortable although hard fought victory at lowly Bristol City. Gus Poyet selected the side that beat Peterborough and although Romain Vincelot returned to the bench there was...
Posted On 10 Sep 2011 at 10:20 pm